Matthew Flinders 250th Birthday

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Matthew Flinders 250th Birthday

March 16 @ 10:00 am - March 17 @ 4:00 pm AEDT

2024 marks the 250th anniversary of Matthew Flinders birthday. Join us as we commemorate this milestone with a weekend of fun family activities.

Enjoy a unique experience and embody the spirit of adventure on board the Julie Burgess as you sail out on the kanamaluka / River Tamar.

As a special release, Zenith Distillery is releasing The Matthew Flinders Navy Strength Gin to celebrate Matthew Flinders 250th birthday. This Gin is a local collaboration between Bass & Flinders Maritime Museum, Zenith Distillery and local Artist Ann Williams-Fitzgerald.


Tall Ship Julie Burgess Sailing in York Cove
Wooden Boat Display
Ships & Navigation with a Sextant
Dual cake cutting live with Donnington, UK
Museum Tours
Coffee & Food Vans
Children Activities


March 16 @ 10:00 am AEDT
March 17 @ 4:00 pm AEDT
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Bass Flinders Maritime Museum
03 6382 3792


Bass Flinders Maritime Museum
8 Elizabeth Street
George Town, Tasmania Australia
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03 6382 3792
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